Education at NRM York
Explore the science, technology and history of the railways with the NRM’s Learning Team. We offer a range of workshops for all ages to help you get the most out of your visit, all FREE.
What was it like to live and travel 100 years ago? Find out by dressing up in costume and exploring our period carriage. KS1, 35 minutes.
Feel the forces involved in bridges – literally. Discover what tension and compression mean as you become part of a bridge. KS3, 40 minutes.
Contact our Learning Support Officer to book workshops or get more information.
Learn how to stay safe on the railways in this interactive rail-safety workshop. KS 2, 35 minutes.
Make your own gas mask and experience wartime conditions. KS2, 45 minutes.